Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport

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Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) near the capital Taipei is the busiest in Taiwan and therefore receives most international flights. In fact, it's in the top 15 of busiest airports in the world when it comes down to handling international passengers. Until 2006 it was called Chiang Kai-shek International Airport.

For more information about other airports throughout the world, also see the list of airports.



Getting there and away

There are different ways to get to the airport:

  • Rail: until the Taoyuan International Airport Access MRT System opens in 2013, the only option is to get a shuttle bus to the Taiwan High Speed Rail Taoyuan Station (THSR), about 8 kilometres away.
  • Bus: Frequent buses link the airport to Taipei, Taoyuan City, Jhongli, Taichung, Banqiao, Changhua, and THSR's Taoyuan Station.[37] Bus terminals are present at both terminals.
  • Taxi: available at both terminals.



Getting around

People movers connect both terminals.



Airlines, Destinations and Terminals

Currently, there are two terminals, with a third under construction (opening planned for 2013-2014). For more information about the airlines also visit the list of airlines and the details about the budget airlines.

Terminal 1

  • Air Macau - Macau
  • Cathay Pacific Airways - Fukuoka, Hong Kong, Nagoya-Centrair, Osaka-Kansai, Seoul-Incheon, Tokyo-Narita
  • Cebu Pacific - Manila
  • China Airlines - Amsterdam, Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Chiang Mai, Delhi, Denpasar/Bali, Frankfurt, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta, Kaohsiung, Kuantan, Kuala Lumpur, London-Heathrow, Manila, Palau, Penang, Phnom Penh, Phuket, Rome-Fiumicino, Seoul-Incheon, Singapore, Surabaya, Vienna
  • Garuda Indonesia - Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta
  • Jetstar Asia Airways - Osaka-Kansai, Singapore
  • Korean Air - Seoul-Incheon
  • Malaysia Airlines - Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur, Los Angeles
  • Mandarin Airlines - Isigakijima, Kalibo
  • Philippine Airlines - Manila, Kalibo
  • Spirit of Manila Airlines - Clark
  • Thai Airways International - Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Seoul-Incheon
  • TransAsia Airways - Busan, Hakodate, Jeju, Macau
  • Vietnam Airlines - Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City

Terminal 2

  • Air China - Beijing-Capital, Chengdu, Chongqing, Hangzhou, Shanghai-Pudong, Tianjin
  • AirAsia - Kota Kinabalu
  • AirAsia X - Kuala Lumpur
  • All Nippon Airways - Tokyo-Narita
  • All Nippon Airways operated by Air Japan - Tokyo-Narita
  • Asiana Airlines - Seoul-Incheon
  • China Airlines - Anchorage, Beijing-Capital, Brisbane, Chengdu, Fukuoka, Guam, Guangzhou, Hiroshima, Honolulu, Los Angeles, Miyazaki, Nagoya-Centrair, New York-JFK, Okinawa, Osaka-Kansai, Qingdao, San Francisco, Sapporo-Chitose, Shanghai-Pudong, Shenzhen, Sydney, Tokyo-Narita, Vancouver, Wuhan, Xi'an
  • China Eastern Airlines - Hefei, Kunming, Nanchang, Nanjing, Ningbo, Qingdao, Shanghai-Pudong, Shenzhen, Taiyuan, Wuhan, Xi'an
  • China Southern Airlines - Changsha, Dalian, Guangzhou, Guilin, Guiyang, Harbin, Shanghai-Pudong, Shenyang, Shenzhen, Wuhan, Zhengzhou
  • Delta Air Lines - Tokyo-Narita
  • Dragonair - Hong Kong
  • EVA Air - Amsterdam, Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Beijing-Capital, Brisbane, Denpasar/Bali, Fukuoka, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Jakarta-Soekarno-Hatta, Kaohsiung, Komatsu, Kuala Lumpur, London-Heathrow, Los Angeles, Macau, Manila, Nagoya-Centrair, Newark, Osaka-Kansai, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Phnom Penh, San Francisco, Sapporo-Chitose, Seattle/Tacoma, Sendai, Seoul-Incheon, Shanghai-Pudong, Singapore, Surabaya, Tianjin, Tokyo-Narita, Toronto-Pearson, Vancouver, Vienna
  • EVA Air operated by Uni Air - Macau
  • Hainan Airlines - Beijing-Capital, Dalian, Guangzhou, Haikou, Xi'an
  • Japan Airlines - Nagoya-Centrair, Osaka-Kansai, Tokyo-Narita
  • KLM - Amsterdam, Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi
  • Mandarin Airlines - Changsha, Nanjing, Ningbo, Shenyang, Xiamen, Zhengzhou
  • Shandong Airlines - Chefoo, Jinan, Qingdao, Yantai
  • Shanghai Airlines - Nanjing, Tianjin
  • Shenzhen Airlines - Shenyang, Shenzhen, Wuhan, Zhengzhou
  • Sichuan Airlines - Kunming
  • Singapore Airlines - Singapore
  • Thai AirAsia - Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi
  • Uni Air - Chongqing, Dalian, Fuzhou, Kaohsiung, Kunming, Nanjing, Ningbo, Qingdao, Shenzhen, Wuhan
  • United Airlines - Tokyo-Narita
  • Xiamen Airlines - Changsha, Hangzhou



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